Liberty Games Track & Field
Chairperson: Anthony Mills
Committee: George Taylor
Date of Event: Saturday, July 18, 2015
Start Time: 10:00am
Location: Ichabod Crane HS, 2910 Rt. 9, Valatie, NY 12184
Schedule of Events Due to the Facility’s challenges with lights and pole vault, the Decathlon will not be contested and all other combined events will be run on Saturday, during the full meet. The athletes will contest their events in the order that they occur during the meet.
Event Fees: Youth divisions: $10 -2 events +$5 each additional event; Adult divisions: $25-first event + $5/each additional event. Triathlon/Pentathlon – $15; Throws pentathlon – $25.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 8pm NO DAY OF MEET REGISTRATION
Registration deadline for combined events: Wednesday, July 8.
Rules of Play: USA Track & Field 2015 rulebook
Eligibility: USATF membership is not required. Youth divisions 12 and younger allowed up to three events; Youth divisions 13 and older are allowed up to four events. Relays do not count towards the event limit.
Age Divisions: Age is determined by birth year for all youth divisions; day of meet age for open and masters. Age divisions are: Primary (2007 +); Bantam (2005-2006); Midget (2003-2004); Youth (2001-2002); Junior (1999-2000);Senior (1997-1998, and those who are still 18 up to August 2); Open, 19-29; Masters, 30+. Masters are grouped by 5 yr. age divisions.
Track Events: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 3000m, 5000m, 80m HH, 100m HH, 110m HH, 200m IH, 400m IH, 1500m RW, 3000m RW, 5000m RW, 4×100, 4×400, 4×800. Relays will declare at clerking tent.
Field Events: High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump, Shot Put, Discus Throw, Mini Javelin Throw, Javelin Throw, Hammer Throw. There will be no implement inspection.
* NOTE: Full size javelins will be thrown at Volunteer Park on State Farm Rd. approximately 1 mile from the High School.
NOTE: There will be NO POLE VAULT, due to equipment damage. We are currently working on repairing or possibly borrowing standards from another school.
Combined Events: Triathlon, Pentathlon, Masters Pentathlon, Throws Pentathlon (shot, discus, javelin, hammer, weight) Due to no Pole Vault-there will be no Decathlon.